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Winds Of Fortune

4.12 of 5 stars 4.12  ·  rating details  ·  26 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Another Cornish masterpiece from the author of the hugely successful Ben Retallick series.
Unknown Binding, 568 pages
Published by Not Avail (first published 2000)
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Lynette
What a great book to read. Very hard to put down as it was entwined with adventure, love, tragedy and a suspense that twitched your nerve endings. Thomasina (Tom) was a very strong willed adventurous young woman whose only future seemed to be that of a housemaid. She wanted more and certainly created a different lifestyle for herself with becoming a 'highwayman' and then dressed as a boy, sailed to many countries. I recommend you put this on your 'to read' list.
Den
Read at least once in the 80s / 90s and really enjoyed. Am well ready to re-read all his books.

Thomasina is determined to make more of her life than just to be a maid. She runs off with her sweetheart and they live for a while as highwaymen until he is caught and hung. Thomasina goes to sea and has further adventures dressed as a boy, until she meets Abel who she knows is the man for her.
Garry
This is my first book I have read by E V Thompson and I really enjoyed it. It had everything you could want in a book, adventure, hero's and villians with a little bit of romance. Will definatleynread another by this author.
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aka James Munro (Not this James Munro).

E V Thompson was born in London and spent nine years in the Navy before joining Bristol police. He moved to Hong Kong, then Rhodesia and had over 200 stories published before returning to England to become a full-time award-winning writer.


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